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 Seventh Sunday After the Exaltation of the Holy Cross -
November 2, 2014 

Lections: The Holy Gospel According to Luke 8-17-21 Page 61

Lections:  The Letter of Paul to the Ephesians 1:1-14 Pages 174-175

Epistle:  Michelle Babikian   Gospel: 
Greeter:  Robert Kaprelian and Harry Paloian

Please be advised that according to the tradition of the Armenian Church, members of the congregation are strongly reminded to refrain from walking in and out of the Sanctuary while services are in progress. You are especially reminded not to do so during Reading of Lections until the Creed is recited, The Chalice Procession,The Hymn “Der Voghormia,” Singing of Hayr Mer – Lord’s Prayer, During Confession and Communion and During the Sermon. Please, wait in the vestibule until such time when it is proper to enter the Sanctuary.

Welcome!  With joy we rejoice in having you with us today worshipping the Lord, we are in hopes that you will be with us each and every Sunday.

Altar Flowers - The flowers adorning the altar today are presented to the glory of God by The Nairi Choir.

Fellowship Hour Following church services you are invited to Fellowship Hour hosted by Vicki Kaprelian on behalf of the Women's Guild.   

Prayers for the Sick (Der Voghormia) - Page 45 of the Divine Liturgy Book.

Let us remember and ask God’s Blessings for our parishioners, who are ill at home, in a hospital or nursing home. Let us continue with our prayers for:

Yn. Marianee Donikian David Chan Harry Kent Manooshak Salvador
Yn. Shoushan Hazarian Marge Demerdjian Benjamin Manoyan Alyce Schaffer
Sharon Ackerman Debbie Demondo Mark Nahabedian Lisa Schaffer
Baby Jack Fleege Agnes Eghoian Joshua Najarian Sam Sommese
Baby Tiffany Marie Fransuhi Karachorlu Carl Paloian Ted  Woosley
Betty Alberts Isabel Grace Khalil Jillian Marie Pogue Agnes Vartabedian
Edith Bata Violet Koresian  Ramon Prats Luke Michaels
Georgia Calistro  Alla Krivens  Tara Bassi

We ask that we be notified when a name should be removed. Thank you for your cooperation.

Prayer Requests - For those who request Hokehankisd (Requiem Service) or to enter a loved one's name on the prayer list, please call the church by Thursday of that week for printing in the Sunday bulletin. Requiem Service may take place during the entire year (including Lent) except for the 5 Tabernacle Feast Days.

Special Prayers for Arnold Koresian who is at home recuperating from an infection.

Violet Koresian is at Central Baptist Village located at 4747 N. Canfield Ave. Norridge, IL 60706-Room2211 and phone 708-583-8211.

Nicene Creed: Together, we shall recite the Nicene Creed (The Profession of Our Faith) on Pages 18-19 of the Divine Liturgy Book found in the pews.

Confession and Communion - For those who wish to receive Holy Communion are asked to remain in their pews and together read the "Confession and Absolution" on Page 48 of the Divine Liturgy Book.  When taking communion, make the sign of the cross and say:  I have sinned against God - Megha Asdoozo.  Ladies must have a head covering when approaching the Holy altar.

Care, Maintenance and Cost of the “Light of St. Gregory” - Our thanks to The Karachorlu Family  for taking the responsibility of the cost of Keeping "The Light of St. Gregory" illuminated for the month of November in memory of Karnik & Araxi Evran and Imastuhi & Khachig Karachorlu.  Our thanks to The Karachorlu Family  for taking the responsibility of Keeping "The Light of St. Gregory illuminated at the stained glass window for the month of November in memory of Karnik & Araxi Evran and Imastuhi & Khachig Karachorlu.  

ON SALE NOW - To Purchase your 50th Anniversary Cookbook call the church office at 773-637-1711 or pick one up during Felowship hour.  The cost per book is $25.00  

When the Need Arises - Get in Touch With the Church OfficeBefore making any preparations, in choosing date and time for Weddings and Baptisms, please be sure to contact Fr. Aren Jebejian. All Sacraments must be arranged at least three months ahead.  Other church related matters, such as hospital and home visitations and counseling, should be made first with Fr. Aren.  In order to invite clergy from other churches, arrangements must be made through the church office.   

On Monday Fr. Aren will be with the Midwest Clergy and our guest  Very Rev. Fr.  Vatche  Mkrchyan, Staff Bearer to His Holiness Karekin II.  On Wednesday Fr. Aren will be in the church office from10:00-3:00pm. 


2014 Calendar of Events

 Sunday, November 2nd -       Women's Guild Meeting      

 Monday, November 3rd -       Bible Study 8:00-9:30pm.

 Wednesday, November 5th - 50th Anniversary Wrap-Up Meeting 8:00pm.

 Sunday, November 9th -        2015 Calendar Planning Meeting for all church organizations, following church services.

 Sunday, November 16th -      Children's Sermon 






Church Attendance,  October 26,  2014 - 47


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